October 22, 2014. Camp LeJeune, North Carolina.
Marines in 3rd Platoon of the Ground Combat Element Integrated Task Force listen to instruction before taking part in infantry patrol training. All Marines in the 3rd Platoon considered provisional infantrymen as they have not been to the School of Infantry (SOI) previous to volunteering for the GCEITF.
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